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TRIPTYKON's TOM GABRIEL FISCHER Talks To 'Metal Hammer' Radio Show About 'Melana Chasmata' (Audio)

Metal Hammer editor Alexander Milas recently conducted an interview with former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST and current TRIPTYKON singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) for the "Metal Hammer" radio show on TeamRock Radio. You can listen to the chat using the SoundCloud player below. TRIPTYKON and Century Media Records/Prowling Death Records ...

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TRIPTYKON's TOM GABRIEL FISCHER Talks To France's TV ROCK LIVE About 'Melana Chasmata' (Video)

TV Rock Live recently conducted an interview with former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST and current TRIPTYKON singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) in Paris, France. You can now watch the chat below. TRIPTYKON and Century Media Records/Prowling Death Records have announced a special limited-edition box set of the band's ...

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SEAR BLISS Leader ANDRAS Launches Solo Project ARKHĒ

Andras, the leader of the acclaimed Hungarian black metal band SEAR BLISS, has launched a new project called ARKHĒ. Says Andras: "I've formed this 'band' in order to express my diverse feelings and thoughts with the help of a wider range of instrumentation and without any musical boundaries. "It's been a while since I started ...

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TRIPTYKON Announces 'Melana Chasmata' Special Limited-Edition Box Set

TRIPTYKON — the occult/avant-garde metal project formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) — and Century Media Records/Prowling Death Records have announced a special limited-edition box set of the band's second album, "Melana Chasmata", containing the album's main Mediabook CD edition as well as a ...

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TRIPTYKON: Two New Songs, 'Breathing' And 'Boleskine House', Available For Streaming

"Melana Chasmata", the second album from TRIPTYKON — the occult/avant-garde metal project formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) — will be released on April 15 (one day earlier internationally). The CD will be made available through a collaboration between TRIPTYKON's own label, Prowling Death ...

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TRIPTYKON: Official 'Melana Chasmata' Listening Party To Be Held At DUFF'S BROOKLYN

The official listening and release party for "Melana Chasmata", the second album from TRIPTYKON — the occult/avant-garde metal project formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) — will be held on Friday, April 11 at 10:00 p.m. at Duff's Brooklyn in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The address ...

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Video: TRIPTYKON Performs New Song 'Altar Of Deceit' In Norway

Fan-filmed video footage of TRIPTYKON — the occult/avant-garde metal project formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) — performing a brand new song, "Altar Of Deceit", on February 21 at Blastfest in Bergen, Norway can be seen below. TRIPTYKON will release its second album, "Melana ...

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TRIPTYKON: 2014 Band Photo Released

A new promotional photo of TRIPTYKON — the occult/avant-garde metal project formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) — can be seen below. The picture was taken by Christian Martin Weiss and Sylwia Makris on February 2 in Munich, Germany. TRIPTYKON will release its second ...

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TRIPTYKON: Audio Samples Of Two New Songs

TRIPTYKON — the occult/avant-garde metal project formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) — will release its second album, "Melana Chasmata", on April 15 (one day earlier internationally). The CD will be made available through a collaboration between the group's own label, Prowling Death Records ...

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TRIPTYKON: 'Melana Chasmata' Album Details

TRIPTYKON — the occult/avant-garde metal project formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) — will release its second album, "Melana Chasmata", on April 15 (one day earlier internationally). The CD will be made available through a collaboration between the group's own label, Prowling Death Records ...

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KUOLEMANLAAKSO To Release 'Tulijoutsen' In February

Svart Records has set a February 28 release date for KUOLEMANLAAKSO's "Tulijoutsen" ("The Fire Swan"), the highly acclaimed Finnish death-doomsters' second album and their most ambitious work to date. Produced once again by TRIPTYKON/DARK FORTRESS guitarist V. Santura, the CD explores unconquered grounds of heaviness and pushes the band into a new level of melancholy. ...

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PARADOX Collaborating With VOGT Brothers On 'Heresy ll' Concept Album

In 1987, German metallers PARADOX got together with two English brothers, Peter and Nigel Vogt, to write a few tracks together, with PARADOX guitarist/vocalist Charly Steinhauer composing the music and the brothers coming up with the lyrics. The songs finally came together on the band's debut album, "Product Of Imagination", an irreverent and satirical play ...

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PARADOX Parts Ways With Bassist, Announces Replacement

Bassist Olly Keller has left long-running German metallers PARADOX and has been replaced by Tommy Kittsteiner Calvanese. Says the band: "We wish Olly all the best for the future and thank him for his contribution to the band and his outstanding achievements, which he delivered to 'Electrify' (2008), 'Riot Squad' (2009) and 'Tales Of The ...

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NAPALM DEATH's SHANE EMBURY, Producer RUSS RUSSELL Join Forces In TRONOS Project

TRONOS is the name of a project featuring Shane Embury (NAPALM DEATH) and producer Russ Russell (NAPALM DEATH, EVILE) alongside a slew of guest musicians, including drummer Dirk Verbeuren (SOILWORK), bassists Billy Gould (FAITH NO MORE) and Troy Sanders (MASTODON), and singer Silje Wergeland (THE GATHERING). The project, in which Embury and Russell both handle ...

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OBSCURA Drummer To Release Solo Debut

German drummer Hannes Grossmann (OBSCURA, BLOTTED SCIENCE, ex-NECROPHAGIST) will release his first solo album, entitled "The Radial Covenant", in December. In order to finance the album, Grossmann launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo.com. On his official web site, Grossmann states: "The music on the album sounds a lot like my band OBSCURA, but ...

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PESTILENCE: 'Necro Morph' Lyric Video Released

"Obsideo", the seventh album from resurrected Dutch extreme metallers PESTILENCE, will be released on November 12 via Candlelight Records. The CD was produced by PESTILENCE vocalist/guitarist Patrick Mameli and features ten new songs. According to Mameli, the album's overall lyrical theme will be "the journey of the human soul." "Obsideo", which means to besiege, features ...

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TRIPTYKON To Release 'Melana Chasmata' In April

TRIPTYKON — the occult/avant-garde metal project formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) — will release its second album, "Melana Chasmata", on April 15, 2014 (one day earlier internationally). The CD will be made available through a collaboration between the group's own label, Prowling Death ...

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PARADOX Re-Signs With AFM RECORDS

Long-running German metallers PARADOX have signed a new worldwide deal with AFM Records, extending their contract with the label. The band's new studio album is due in fall/winter 2014. Says the label: "We're looking forward to another killer thrash album from Charly [Steinhauer, PARADOX guitarist/vocalist] and his boys, which should arrive in late 2014." Added ...

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PESTILENCE: 'Obsideo' Due Next Month

"Obsideo", the seventh album from resurrected Dutch extreme metallers PESTILENCE, will be released on October 21 via Candlelight Records. The CD was produced by PESTILENCE vocalist/guitarist Patrick Mameli and features ten new songs. According to Mameli, the album's overall lyrical theme will be "the journey of the human soul." "Obsideo", which means to besiege, will ...

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Video: NAPALM DEATH Bassist Explains 'Blast Beat' For 'Extreme Metal' Episode Of 'Metal Evolution'

Sam Dunn of Banger Films Inc. spoke with bassist Shane Embury of British grincore pioneers NAPALM DEATH for the "lost" episode of the "Metal Evolution" series focusing on "Extreme Metal". The episode will take viewers on an unprecedented journey across Europe and North America to tell the story of metal's most aggressive and misunderstood sub-genre. ...

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TOM GABRIEL FISCHER Issues New TRIPTYKON Album Update

TRIPTYKON — the group formed by former HELLHAMMER/CELTIC FROST singer, guitarist, and main songwriter Tom Gabriel Fischer (a.k.a. Tom Gabriel Warrior) — is working on material for its sophomore full-length CD, tentatively due in early 2014. Comments Fischer: "TRIPTYKON's current rehearsal and arrangement sessions for the forthcoming second album sound sweepingly heavy, epic, and dark. ...

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PESTILENCE: Video Footage Of 'Obsideo' Drum-Tracking Sessions

Video footage of Australian drummer Dave Haley laying down tracks for "Obsideo", the seventh album from resurrected Dutch extreme metallers PESTILENCE, can be seen below. "Obsideo" will be released later in the year through Candlelight Records. The CD is being produced by PESTILENCE vocalist/guitarist Patrick Mameli and features ten new songs, including "Necromorph", "Saturation", "Soulrot", ...

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NONEUCLID Signs With BLOOD MUSIC

Blood Music has announced the signing of Germany's NONEUCLID. This underground "supergroup," which consists of key members from OBSCURA, DARK FORTRESS and TRIPTYKON, plays indescribable compositions that fall somewhere in the realm of stone-faced thrash mixed with experimental progressive death metal. NONEUCLID's long-awaited sophomore album, "Metatheosis", was completed in 2007 and didn't find a home ...

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PESTILENCE: 'Obsideo' Track Listing Revealed

"Obsideo", the seventh album from resurrected Dutch extreme metallers PESTILENCE, will be released later in the year through Candlelight Records. The CD was produced by PESTILENCE vocalist/guitarist Patrick Mameli and features ten new songs, including "Necromorph", "Saturation", "Soulrot", "Laniatus" and "Superconcious". According to Mameli, the album's overall lyrical theme will be "the journey of the ...

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PESTILENCE Signs To CANDLELIGHT RECORDS

Candlelight Records has announced the signing of PESTILENCE to a worldwide deal. The celebrated eastern Netherlands-based band is currently preparing to enter the studio to begin work on its seventh album, titled "Obsideo". The CD wil be produced by PESTILENCE vocalist/guitarist Patrick Mameli and will feature ten new songs, including "Necromorph", "Saturation", "Soulrot", "Laniatus" and ...

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